As costs of LED lighting come down, they offer many advantages. Director of High Performance and Sustainable Construction Susan Heinking discusses the characteristics and benefits in industrial and manufacturing facilities and where the technology is headed next.
As owners consider long-term costs along with first costs, TPO roofs are increasingly popular for their cost-effective, high performing benefits; however not all are equal. Sr. Quality Manager Ben Dykstra discusses the pros and cons, layer by layer.
At Pepper, we've helped our clients build some unique features. Constructing these details - unique or common - requires digging into the details and understanding the science behind building components and materials.
To keep up with 21st century learning and evolving educational technology, today's K-12 projects first must pass a referendum vote. Learn how New Trier prepared for the vote and what their new space will achieve.
Currently scattered across campus, Notre Dame's social and political sciences will be housed in Jenkins and Nanovic Halls, along with the University's first new school in nearly a century. When completed in 2017, it will be a place to train and equip the next generation of world influencers.
On the Hanzo Logistics warehouse and distribution center addition, Pepper experienced a significant delay when an exceptionally rainy spring put the project behind by 25 days. Sacrificing quality and budget was not an option when making up the schedule. In the end, the building was turned over on time, on budget and we achieved one of our flattest floors to date. Learn how.
How can you improve slab performance of industrial buildings? This is the last post in a three-part series about important industrial building components.
Keith Dafcik discusses the importance of proper systems specification and installation in industrial buildings. This is the second post in a three-part series about important industrial building components.
Brian Lensink discusses the impact of e-commerce on industrial construction in this first post of a three-part series about important industrial building components.
Pepper's Hands-Only CPR training inspired a vision for community outreach. Pepper Project Executive LeeAnn McNamara championed Hands Only CPR training with the McHenry County 4-H Clubs.